needle wood


usually needlewood
: a needlebush of the genus Hakea
especially : a white-flowered shrub or small shrubby tree (H. leucoptera) with a hard tough heavy reddish brown wood that is used locally for small cabinetwork
: an Indian-Burmese tree (Schima wallichii) of the family Theaceae with light red or reddish brown wood
: the wood of a needle wood

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“Needle wood.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 21 Jun. 2024.

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